Afghan Recipes

Borani Banjan

By An Edible Mosaic

This eggplant dish is topped with a tangy garlic yogurt sauce for even more flavor and creamy texture.

Pro tip

Prep Time:  30 Min

Cook Time:  20 Min


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Step 1

Don't skip salting the eggplant! Salt it, let it sit, then rinse it, and squeeze out the excess liquid. This removes the bitterness eggplant can have.

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Step 2

You can easily make this dish in the oven or in an Instant Pot. See the full recipe for instructions.

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Afghan eggplant is a flavor-packed appetizer or side dish.